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Disappointment

First line:
Ye shepherds, give ear to my lay
composer
circa 1865; SSATBB
author of text
from Part 4 of A Pastoral Ballad, in Four Parts

 
Disappointment, for six voices, is a setting from Part IV of A Pastoral Ballad by the eighteenth-century poet William Shenstone. Imitation and word-painting dominate the two verses, but in the anguished refrains (‘She was faithless, and I am undone’) Stainer’s nineteenth-century credentials are plain to hear.

from notes by Jeremy Dibble © 2016

Recordings

English Romantic Madrigals
Studio Master: CDA68140Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 8 on CDA68140 [4'58]

Track-specific metadata for CDA68140 track 8

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-16-14008
Duration
4'58
Recording date
25 April 2015
Recording venue
All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Adrian Peacock
Recording engineer
David Hinitt
Hyperion usage
  1. English Romantic Madrigals (CDA68140)
    Disc 1 Track 8
    Release date: June 2016
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